Auckland Libraries: Top 10 blockbusters

Top 10 blockbusters

The top 10 blockbuster reads, curated by our librarians for the latest Auckland Libraries Top 100 list.

Still me

Jojo Moyes

As Lou tries to keep the two sides of her world together, she finds herself carrying secrets - not all her own - that cause a catastrophic change in her circumstances. When matters come to a head, she has to ask herself 'Who is Louisa Clark'?

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Past tense

Lee Child

As Reacher explores his father's life, and strands of different stories begin to merge, he makes a shocking discovery: The present can be tough, but the past can be tense. and deadly.

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Nine perfect strangers

Liane Moriarty

Nine stressed city dwellers are keen to drop their literal and mental baggage and absorb the blissful meditative ambience while enjoying their hot stone massages. These perfect strangers have no idea what's about to hit them.

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The woman in the window

A. J. Finn

Anna Fox lives alone - a recluse in her New York City home, drinking too much wine, watching old movies and spying on her neighbours. But when Anna sees something she shouldn't, her world begins to crumble - and its shocking secrets are laid bare.

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Gabriel's Bay

Catherine Robertson

Kerry Macfarlane has run away from his own wedding. He lands in coastal Gabriel's Bay, which bills itself as 'a well-appointed small town'. But little does he know, Gabriel's Bay has its own problems.

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Dark in death

J. D. Robb

When bestselling crime writer Blaine DeLano arrives at the precinct, she realises someone is recreating the murder scenes from her latest series, book by book. With six more novels left in the series, Eve now knows how the killer will strike next.

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A year at Hotel Gondola

Nicky Pellegrino

She's an adventurer and a food writer who travels the world visiting far-flung places while eating unusual things - and she is about to embark on her biggest adventure yet, a relationship. But adventures never go exactly the way you expect them to...

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In a house of lies

Ian Rankin

A missing private investigator is found dead, locked in a car hidden deep in the woods. Worse still, his body was in an area that had already been searched. Everyone on the case has something to hide, and everything to lose.

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Dark sacred night

Michael Connelly

Bosch is investigating the death of fifteen-year-old Daisy Clayton, a runaway on the streets of Hollywood who was brutally murdered. Ballard joins forces with Bosch to find out what happened to Daisy and finally bring her killer to justice.

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Jo Nesbø

Set in the 1970s in a run-down, rainy industrial town, Jo Nesbo's Macbeth centres around a police force struggling to shed an incessant drug problem. The drug trade is ruled by two drug lords, one of whom will do anything to get his way.

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